Tuniu Announces the Completion of US$500 Million Investment from HNA Tourism

Jan 21, 2016, 04:00 ET from Tuniu

NANJING, China, Jan. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuniu Corporation ("Tuniu" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: TOUR), a leading online leisure travel company in China, today announced the successful completion of the US$500 million investment from HNA Tourism Group, which was previously announced by the Company on November 23, 2015. The purchase price for the transaction was US$5.50 per Class A ordinary share, or the equivalent of US$16.50 per American Depositary Share.

About Tuniu Corporation

Tuniu (NASDAQ: TOUR) is a leading online leisure travel company in China that offers a large selection of packaged tours, including organized and self-guided tours, as well as travel-related services for leisure travelers through its website tuniu.com and mobile platform. Tuniu has over 1,200,000 stock keeping units (SKUs) of packaged tours, covering over 140 countries worldwide and all the popular tourist attractions in China. Tuniu provides one-stop leisure travel solutions and a compelling customer experience through its online platform and offline service network, including approximately 1,350 tour advisors, a 24/7 call center and 160 regional service centers. For more information, please visit http://ir.tuniu.com.

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Maria Xin
Investor Relations and Strategic Investment Senior Director
Tuniu Corporation
Phone: +86-25-8685-3178
E-mail: ir@tuniu.com